Adjunct Professor Online, Graduate, History

Lynchburg, VA
Feb 13, 2021
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Position Type:

Adjunct Faculty


Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Position Title:

Adjunct Professor Online, Graduate, History

Does this position require driving?:



Chris Sneeringer

Contact Email:

[email protected]

Job Summary/Basic Function:

• Part-time, non-benefited, online adjunct position with Liberty University Online in the College of Arts & Sciences
• Teaching of material from the approved curriculum in accordance with an assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction
• Assist students in achieving completion of objectives and learning outcomes
• Provide regular and timely feedback to students
• Participate in school retention initiatives by maintaining productive contact with students and by getting in touch with and offering assistance to absent students
• Advise students in matters related to academics, attendance, and behaviors
• Motivate students to actively participate in all aspect of the educational process
• Maintain and report student grades and attendance in accordance with university policies
• Maintain university standards regarding course activity, emails, grading, and communication with Instructional Mentor and students
• Serve as director and reader of MA theses and Ph.D. dissertations
• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

• Ph.D. degree in History
• All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
• Full adherence to the evangelical mission and doctrine of Liberty University
• Familiarity with and use of collaborative learning techniques and student-centered methods of instruction
• Proven organizational skills and ability to complete assignments timely and accurately with minimal supervision
• Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skills
• Possess excellent interpersonal, customer service, and problem-solving skills
• Ability to work well with students, faculty, and staff
• Demonstrated strength or potential in teaching at the college level

Preferred Qualifications:

• All candidates must hold a minimum of Ph.D. in History.
• Experience with Canvas or other online course management tools
• Excellent record of collegiate teaching

Work Hours:

20 hours per week.

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Special Instructions for Applicants:

If selected for hire, official transcripts will be required, as well as reference letters directly from the reference sources. It may be a good idea to alert your references that should you be selected for hire, they will receive an email request from Liberty University requesting they send the reference letters directly to LU.